Join us in congratulating ISPA board member Gaurav Kripalani for being appointed as the next Festival Director for Singapore International Festival of Arts (SIFA). From May 2017, Gaurav will take the helm from outgoing Festival Director Ong Keng Sen for a tenure period of 2018 to 2010. During this period, Gaurav will continue as director of the Singapore Repertory Theater, where he had produced over 100 plays thus far.
It is an honour to be passed the baton to helm Singapore’s premier arts festival. Keng Sen has done a stellar job and I hope to reach the high expectations that have been set. I look forward to reaching out to artists, locally and internationally, in order to achieve the Festival’s goal of pushing the boundaries of perception in the multi-disciplines. I look forward to welcoming the world to Singapore and Singapore to the world,” says Gaurav with regard to the appointment.
Read the the full article on the news on the Singpore's newspaper TODAY website.